Great Times

The Power of Treating People Differently

Stories
April 3, 2024
Neurodiversity week is not just about celebrating difference. It’s also about considering the power of treating people differently, approaching them as individuals and working out how to get the very best out of everyone.
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News

Prep School scientists lead independent studies

News
June 12, 2024
All children in the Prep School took part in our first Science Fair, which encouraged independent learning through experimentation, design, report-writing and presentations.
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GB Goes Orange for Chesnut Tree House

News
May 21, 2024
To raise funds for Chesnut Tree House, the school went all out in orange on Friday, with more than £400 donated to the charity.
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Under the Stars with Years 3 & 4

News
May 8, 2024
Year 3 & 4 had a wonderful night camped out under the stars as part of their Prep residentials.
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Stories

Beyond the Classroom with Computer Science

Stories
March 4, 2024
In the rapidly evolving landscape of education, the traditional approach to teaching Computer Science has transformed into an interactive experience. From hands-on learning with LEGO and robots, to integrating real-world enterprise scenarios into lessons, at Great Ballard we are embracing innovative methods to make Computer Science lessons not simply educational but enjoyable and immediately applicable to real-world situations.
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The Power of Talk & Finding One's Voice

Stories
February 13, 2024
We all know the power of a kind word or how the chance to talk things out can change our perspective and lift our mood. Empowering our students to use their voices and making sure they are listened to is central to our school culture.
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A Look into GB's Personal Development Programme

Stories
January 26, 2024
How Great Ballard's unique personal development programme helps prepare pupils for their own unique futures.
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